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Author Muller, Jerry Z., 1954-

Title The mind and the market : capitalism in modern European thought / Jerry Z. Muller.

Imprint New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  330.122 M914m 2002    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvii, 487 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 407-469) and index.
Contents Historical backdrop : rights, righteousness, and virtue -- Voltaire : "a merchant of a noble kind" -- Adam Smith : moral philosophy and political economy -- Justus Moser : the market as destroyer of culture -- Edmund Burke : commerce, conservatism, and the intellectuals -- Hegel : a life worth choosing -- Karl Marx : from Jewish usury to universal vampirism -- Matthew Arnold : weaning the Philistines from the drug of business -- Weber, Simmel, and Sombart : community, individuality, and rationality -- Lukacs and Freyer : from the quest for community to the temptations of totality -- Schumpeter : innovation and resentment -- From Keynes to Marcuse : affluence and its discontents -- Friedrich Hayek : untimely liberal.
Subject Capitalism -- History.
Capitalism -- Europe -- History.
Economics -- History.
Economics -- Europe -- History.
Capitalism -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Capitalism -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Europe.
ISBN 0375414118

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